We recap Hacker Summer camp. The sights, the sounds, the random room searches.
Room Searches: https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/08/security-theater-meets-def-con-as-room-searches-spark-controversy/
Voting Machines: https://thenextweb.com/tech/2018/08/13/an-11-year-old-hacked-a-government-website-and-changed-election-results-at-defcon/
Voicemail vulnerability: https://mashable.com/2018/08/10/voicemail-hack-password-reset-2fa/#nbbfkK9anmqU
Ajit Pai said the FCC wasn’t DDoS’d: https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/08/ajit-pai-knew-ddos-claim-was-false-in-january-says-he-couldnt-tell-congress/
We teased this last week, and never got to it.
1) How to delete your tweets: https://gitlab.com/chaimtime/nuketweets
I forked the project, but I can’t find the OP to credit.
2) Fornite sidesteps the play store. This is a bad idea: https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/3/17645982/epic-games-fortnite-android-version-bypass-google-play-store
3) Android P is here
Google claims nobody has been phished since deploying U2F: https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/07/google-security-keys-neutralized-employee-phishing/
Russia Indictments shows the US is really good at hacking: https://twit.tv/shows/security-now/episodes/672?autostart=false (Start at minute 90)
Tom wipes all his tweets : https://gitlab.com/actualdragon/nuketweets
Is Google Reading your email? Well, did you allow it in permissions: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44699263
Time to talk more about permissions: https://myaccount.google.com/permissi…
WPA 3: https://www.howtogeek.com/339765/what-is-wpa3-and-when-will-i-get-it-on-my-wi-fi/
And your reminder that commercial VPNs are still terrible. Create your own, it isn’t that hard:
At what point do you trust people. We spend this week talking about trust issues.